PS 6, THE LILLIE DEVEREAUX BLAKE SCHOOL, IS A PUBLIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LOCATED ON THE UPPER EAST SIDE OF MANHATTAN, NEW YORK CITY. FOUNDED IN 1894, PS 6 IS REGARDED AS ONE OF THE TOP ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS IN NEW YORK CITY.
ATTENTION NEW FAMILIES
THE KINDERGARTEN APPLICATION PERIOD FOR 2016-2017 SCHOOL YEAR, WILL BEGIN ON DECEMBER 7, 2015 AND END ON JANUARY 15, 2016. FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE VISIT ADMISSIONS PAGE. UPCOMING TOUR DATES: Dec.10, 2015 and Feb.4, 2016 at 9AM. FOR THE DECEMBER TOUR, PLEASE SIGN UP HERE AND FOR THE FEBRUARY TOUR, PLEASE SIGN UP HERE.
NOVEMBER SCHOOL MENU
DID YOU KNOW, THERE IS AN EASY WAY TO PAY FOR SCHOOL MEALS. PLEASE GO TO myschoolbucks.com AND CLICK SIGN UP TODAY. OR YOU MAY WRITE A CHECK TO PS 6 GENERAL FUND AND DROP IT OFF IN THE MAIN OFFICE. FOR ON THE GO MENU, YOU MAY ALSO DOWNLOAD THE APP – SCHOOLFOOD FEED YOUR MIND.
DONATE YOUR GENTLY USED SPORTS EQUIPMENT at drop-off this week.
We are hosting our first PS 6 Pre-owned Sports Equipment Sale. If you are looking to buy, you will find the equipment at the PS 6 Book Fair Dec.1-3, 2015. The items will be very reasonably priced and all the proceeds from the sales will go to the PTA. Any unsold items will be sold to Play It Again Sports (with the profit going to the PTA) or donated to Let’s Play it Forward.
Here is a list of equipment we are looking for:
Tennis rackets / Baseball gloves, bats, balls / Lacrosse equipment / Ice skates / Hockey equipment / Skis, ski boots, poles, goggles, ski gloves / Snowboards / Footballs/ Golf bags, irons, woods, wedges, putters /Cleats (these must be in very good condition) / Roller blades / Equipment bags / No helmets, please.
If you would like to donate an item not on this list, please email Lilli Link at Lilli.Link@gmail.com to check if it is acceptable. Please only consider donating equipment that is in good condition and let us know the approximate suggested retail price to help us determine how to price it.
SAVE THE DATE — PS 6 BOOK FAIR, TUESDAY, DEC 1st to THURSDAY, DEC 3rd.
Purchase Books: The book fair will be open from 2:30-6:00pm on Tuesday, December 1, 8:30am-6:00pm on Wednesday, December 2, and 8:30am-12:00pm on Thursday, December 3. In addition to a great selection of books and merchandise for your family and friends, you will be able to purchase books from your teacher’s wish list for their classroom. Proceeds from all sales benefit PS6!
Donate Books: Please donate your gently used children’s books for our Previously Loved Books section. Bins are in the Rotunda to collect your donations. These books will be available for sale at the fair – just $1 per book.
Volunteer: We need your help! Please sign up here to volunteer. It’s a fun way to aid our school!
Visit with Your Child’s Class: All parents are welcome to come and shop with their child’s class during their scheduled visit. A schedule will be distributed the week leading up to the fair.
Attend the Book Fair Party: Meet the author of the Stella Batts series, Courtney Sheinmel, at a book signing at our book fair party on Tuesday, December 1st from 2:35-6:00pm.